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Robert Kawamoto

Regional Director of Sales | Tourism Toronto

Robert has been employed with Tourism Toronto for 6 years working in the hospitality and tourism industry for the past 22 years. Responsibilities include the leadership, development, execution of organization and segment sales and marketing strategies for over 1,400 Toronto, Mississauga, and Brampton partners and members.

Robert works with Senior Management to develop strategies that will deliver on organization objectives and deliver meaningful results. Additionally, his role is to ensure that Tourism Toronto leverages opportunities that exist through municipal, provincial and federal levels of government.

As a member of MPI (Meeting Professionals International), Robert served as Toronto Chapter President 2007/2008 and the International Chapter Leadership Council 2008/2009.

Robert is currently serving his second year on the Board of Directors for CSTA (Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance) and serving his third year on the board for the Toronto Sports Council.

His formal education includes a Bachelor of Commerce from the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Ryerson University.
Robert lives with his wife Tracey of 19 years and 2 sons in Mississauga. He is an active fly fisherman and a community volunteer in sport, either coaching or cheering on his son’s at play.

Robert Kawamoto

Regional Director of Sales

Tourism Toronto